A dated Redwork quilt from Allentown, PA Measures about 82 x 80 inches, in excellent, unused and unwashed condition. A few minor age spots are evident.

Accompanied by a matching layover pillowsham with redwork cable decoration and embroidered eyelet trim.

Price: $1150 sorry,sold

Individual blocks measure between 10 and 11 inches, with an 8 inch wide border. The top is turned to the back and hand stitched to bind the edge.
Redwork designs fill each block, while the blocks are separated with lines of Turkey red stitching as well.
Images include animals, flowers and household items, as well as women and children in Victorian dress.
The border is decorated by an embroidered cable design in Turkey red.
This redwork quilt bears the initials of the maker, Hattie E Mory, and the date 1892. At this date, Hattie was all of seven years old!
Expertly quilted in a cable design in the border and in a 1/2 inch diagonal grid at 9-10 stitches per inch.
The matching sham measures about 28 x 82 inches, plus a 3 inch trim on 3 sides.

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